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good morning, america. breaking overnight, new york city explosion. the moments of terror caught on camera. >> i heard boom. like this big black clouds. >> dozens of people hurt. >> this was an intentional act. >> windows shattering and cars, debris littering the streets. rushed to treat the injured. dazed from the explosion. emergency vehicles swarming the scene. >> city streets and subway lines shut down and the frightening discovery, a secondary device a pressure cooker with wires and a
bomb-sniffing dogs hunting for more. >> the urgent question this morning, was this an act of terror. on the same day of a pipe bomb explosion at a run in jersey. team coverage of the breaking story and the hunt for answers. good sunday morning, everyone. very busy morning. right to the that explosion on a crowded street in lower manhattan. >> surveillance footage the device went off in the chelsea neighborhood. bystanders running away. 29 people take on the the hospital. >> moments later, just blocks away, a second suspicious device was found. a pressure cooker with the cell phone and wires attached. all wrapped in a plastic bag. now, the mayor of new york said
no evidence of terrorism right now. >> he might have been trying to calm fears. a stabbing attack at a mall in minnesota. >> we do have team coverage of this fast-moving story. we start with abc's chief investigative correspondent brian ross. >> reporter: good morning, an urgent search under way for the bomber. one bomb exploded and a device discovered. as the mayor says no evidence of terror, sources tell us it's too early to tell who was responsible. in a popular neighborhood on the west side of new york city. this surveillance video inside a fitness center shows the blast just after 8:30. glass shatters. >> 6-1-5 there's an explosion. there's units saying there was
pail. >> we do want to be very clear -- the early indications, initial indications that this was an intentional act. >> reporter: officials say the bomb appears to have been placed in a tool box next to the construction trash container. in one video, a man seen is crossing the street in the vicinity of where the object was left. >> the ground shook and like windows shook and there's like >> reporter: yet incredibly no one was killed. >> there were 29 injuries here. one considered serious. 24 of these people have been transported to area hospitals with various degrees of scrapes and abrasions from glass and metal. >> reporter: then two hours later, and just four blocks away, police discovered a second device. in what appears to be a pressure
attached. the nypd bomb squad removed the device as bomb-sniffing dogs searched the area for more suspicious packages. and they scanned surveillance videos looking for clues who was responsible. police this morning say they still don't know if the second device included explosives. the fact that it was contained in a pressur one is of great concern. there are recipes and instructions to build a bomb online. >> remember, the innocent days these were simple kitchen devices. gone. >> exactly. they have taken this one to a location where they have a controlled detonation. >> thank you, brian.
surveillance cameras, the blast left the city on edge. just hours after a pipe bomb went off along a charity run in new jersey. abc's linzie janis joins us from the chelsea neighborhood where residents' nerves are still rattled this morning. >> reporter: good morning, paula, this blast going off after that police van you see there. chaos after a major explosion rocks a popular neighborhood in the city. >> it was like a loud boom sound. >> reporter: law enforcement officials descending on the scene. residents fleeing the area in a panic. >> people started running up 23rd street. >> reporter: 29 people injured by the blast.
rushing to help the wounded. >> i'm willing to help. >> reporter: this woman out for a bite to eat when she heard the explosion. >> boom! we were like, oh, my god. >> reporter: and this chelsea resident stopping to pick up a magazine on her way when the blast erupted. >> it was really scary. >> reporter: in the aftermath, a second device found just blocks away. we just have been moved out of this area, police telling us it's a hot zone and they're looking at another device. law enforcement sweeping an entire area. looking inside trash dispensers. just hours earlier on saturday, a separate explosion, 60 miles away in new jersey. >> it sounded like a cannon. it was very, very loud. >> reporter: a pipe bomb
5k race for a marine corps charity. >> a large round, dark smoke. >> reporter: investigators discovering a cache of several devices. all timed to go off at the intended start time of the race. in minnesota, overnight, a knife-wielding attacking people at a shopping mall. the suspect those eight people suffering nonlife threatening injuries in minnesota. in new jersey, that race so popular, so many people came out to it, it start had to be delayed. dan, the new york mayor said it's early but right now no apparent connection between that blast and the one here in new york city. >> but it's early. linzie janis we appreciate your
nearby when that explosion went off in lower manhattan. joe, we appreciate you coming on this morning. when were you when you heard that explosion? >> i was actually in the gap on 8th avenue and 23rd. an avenue away from here. in front of the store. i felt and heard the explosion. >> so, you went in the direction of the explosion to check it out? >> there was some vehicle starting to respond and started going towards what was going on. we could see some fire trucks already down here on the scene and we started walking this direction. >> in your pictures you post on the the internet, you see a lot of first responders, some victims being treated, did you see a lot of victims and did you get a sense of widespread fear and panic in the area sf. >> i was watching the firefighters. i told my girlfriend, take a
they brought a chair and they sat him down right on 7th avenue and 23rd. i saw the one guy that i took the photos of, other people came along a little later. >> you felt confident based on the demeanor of these fifthers that this was not an exceedingly dangerous place to be. >> we were told, from what i heard, it was between 5th and 6th, we away. >> i understand you were near the world trade center in 1993 when it was hit by a bomb. did this give you a flash back. >> it did. the jolt and the noise that i heard was very similar and also the people's reaction and joe clark, we're really glad you're safe and for coming on this morning. thanks very much. >> thank you so much for having
investigation, we want to bring in a former nypd. i want to go back to new york city, bill deblasio said this was quote an intentional act. we're so early in the act how can he be ruling out terror? >> i don't he's ruling it out. i think he's being cautious. you don't want panic. terr against the people to instill terror in them to go to the government to have them change foreign policy. but what we see here, the mayor and the commissioner, i think it's his second day in office, they're going to take the cautious approach. they're not going to instill panic in the people. >> i want everyone to look at the map and what happened and when. there was that explosion in
chelsea neighborhood of new york city and that suspicious-looking pressure cook device, right now, anything that leads you to believe that these all conne connected. >> they may or may not together. so, what they're going to do is they're going to coordinate the investigation, share information between investigators in new york and in new a decision if they are or aren't connected. >> they'll be looking at the pressure cooker this morning. >> they have the pressure cooker it was removed from the new york city bomb squad. and they have it. they'll make the decision whether they're going to explode the device to gather evidence or they're going to attempt to deactivate the device or they're
technique that they have to see inside of it if there's a device. >> all right, nick, we really appreciate your insight this morning. thanks for coming in. >> dan. >> thank you, nick. the explosion in manhattan immediately, of course, sent ripples out to campaign trail. donald trump coming out early saying it was a bomb. hillary clinton pouncing on trump for that. mary bruce is on that story. >> reporter: good morning. this morning how trump and clinton would react as president. overnight, both responding. in very different ways. already, it's becoming political, hillary clinton scolding trump for his swift conclusion. donald trump was quick to respond to the explosion in manhattan speaking out after initial reports. >> a bomb went off in new york.
better get very tough, folks. >> reporter: describing it was a bomb even before it was confirmed. two hours later after landing back home in new york, clinton took a more cautious approach. >> we have to let the investigation unfold. >> reporter: and she took a swing at trump. >> i think it's always wiser to wait until you have information before making conclusions. >> reporter: bot being criticized by former defense secretary robert gates for lacking national security plans. but in the wall street journal, gates writes, that donald trump is unfit to be commander in chief. trump is hitting back. >> when they leave office they criticizing everyone. i don't like critics. i like the people who get it done and get it done right. >> reporter: now here at the white house the president has
he has yet to respond publicly. >> mary, thank you. for more on this let's bring in martha raddatz, in washington where she'll be hosting "this week" later this morning. thank you for joining us. how are both candidates viewed as commander-in-chief particularly in moments of crisis? >> paula, moments like these are critical because they show voters how each candidate would handle the many crises they're sure to face in the white house not be more different. you saw hillary clinton come out with that careful statement, sticking to the facts as she awaits more information that's indicative of her style as secretary of state. contrary to donald trump who shoots from the hip. to some it's an aggressive style that carries a lot of risks but
>> eight days away from now which could be a pivotal moment the first presidential debate, how high are the stakes for these two candidates? >> it's such an important moment in this race the last real variable where the candidates will be head to head without tell prompters without advisers on the same stage. barring any meltdown, these debates don't redefine the race they tend to reinforce each candidate. both are practicing. we're not sure it's exactly the same between donald trump and hillary clinton. >> martha, we should point out you'll be moderating the second debate. which will come up shortly after the first one. martha, thank you. i want to remind everybody martha has a big show, she goes one-on-one with both vice
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. good morning, everybody. i'm power of 5 meteorologist janessa webb. we're off to a cloudy start for your sunday, but things finally are drying out. you're seeing the cloud coverage taking over downtown cleveland and kind of a haze in the sky as humidity levels are in the lower 60s still. so, probably have the ac
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welcome back to "good morning america." we begin this half-hour with this breaking news overnight, an explosion in a crowded new york city neighborhood, chelsea to be exact. 29 people hurt in the blast. the mayor calling it an intentional act. >> then the discovery of a second device, a pressure cooker with a cell phone and wires. now the investigation into whether or not thuz with an act of terrorism and abc's brian ross is joining us again. you have a pressure cooker right here. this has become a weapon of choice. >> it has. instructions on how to make this simple kitchen device into bombs. of course, in the boston
bombs made out of this. right now the investigation is focused on -- there's a m boor at large. someone set off a bomb. the new york police department have this counterterrorism center that i have been given a tour of recently, with hundreds of cameras all over the city and they look at every license plate coming in and out of the city. they track that's what they're doing right now. >> we're talking about three possible locations, that pipe bomb in seaside, new jersey, then you have the bomb in chelsea in new york city, just a couple of blocks away the pressure cooker, trying to figure out if these are connected. what obstacles are they facing? >> the main obstacle who is this person, he got away, does he have more bombs?
and world leaders from everywhere coming into the city for the united nations generally assembly. so, it's a tense time already. >> brian ross our chief investigative correspondent. we appreciate it. >> thanks for coming in on a weekend, brian. we want to turn to pierre thomas, he's been in touch with top law enforcement officials this morning and he has more on what they're in washington, including the president and homeland security jeh johnson are monitoring the situation, for now they're following the lead of new york city officials. officials i'm talking to, with so little on motive, nothing can be ruled out. the fact that this is some kind of an intentional act has a lot of officials here in washington on edge.
city being a prime terror target and the united nations general assembly arriving. dan. >> pierre, thank you. all this coming at the same time a terrifying attack at a mall in minnesota that we mentioned earlier in the show. a man wearing the uniform of a security guard stabbed several people before he was shot by an off-duty police officer. sunny hostin has more. >> reporter: eight people were injured in that attack at the shopping mall leaving a town on edge. overnight, a stabbing ram page inside a packed mall in minnesota. >> st. cloud is getting reports of stabbing and shots fired at the mall off division. >> reporter: witnesses say the
uniform. at least eight people were stabbed. police revealing the man made references to islam. >> that individual made some references to allah and we have confirmed that he asked at least one person if they were muslim before he assaulted them. >> reporter: police not letting anyone in or out as they swept the area. >> whether that was a terrorist attack or or not we stillon under investigation. the suspect was killed inside the macy's department store by an off-duty police officer. the attack leaving this town shaken. >> we got eight victims that were assaulted here in our mall. and so, guess what, starting tomorrow, things won't be the same here. >> seven of the wounded were treated and released while one
still under investigation. >> interesting to see him that nothing is going to be the same here. just emotionally or they're going to boost security in some way. boosting security at these soft targets is such a problematic endeavor. >> almost impossible. let's check the forecast once again. rob, good morning. >> reporter: want to talk about the west coast.
. it's grand opening day. the weather is going to cooperate here. we're going to see the daytime highs, lower 80s throughout the afternoon. upper 70s for inland locations, but allowing us to all dry out. southwesterly breeze about five to 10 miles per hour. >> this weather report is brought to you by petsmart. a little announcement about my partner in crime, ginger zee. women's health magazine fifth annual run 10 feed 10 race is
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and whether she should be considered since he's serving time in prison. ron has more. >> any fan can nominate a former football player to the sport's hall of fame. now, sharper's name will go before the selection committee next year despite his rain conviction. some people saying that's just wrong. >> and it's picked off by darren sharper. >> reporter: 40-year-old darren sharper was sentenced last month to 18 years in prison after admitting to drugging and the nfl has no say in the hall of fame nominations the league has been under intense scrutiny because of incidents of violence by players against women. >> national football league one would think would be hyperessential sensitive to this guy. >> reporter: in a statement to
hall of fame said it nominates no one. a committee of 46 journalists and 2 existing hall of fame members vote on the nominations the day before the super bowl. to be eligible for nomination a player must be retired from the league for at least five years. but according to the hall of fame, character is no criteria for the induction process. >> for the nfl to be in another story like this where a convicted rapist is being nominated for the pro football hall of fame that's exactly league does not warranty to be. >> reporter: a change in policy, saying i'm sure it will be discuss. we never say never. we want to make sure our process the best process. there are several football hall of fame members that have been convicted of crimes they were
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plastic surgery certificate. >> really? >> i don't know. >> catch the excitement tonight with the primetime emmy awards. lara is going to be there hosting the red carpet with chris harrison. . good morning, everybody. i'm power of 5 meteorologist janessa webb waking up to overcast conditions and temperatures. they're still toasty this morning on the mild side. downtown cleveland, 71 degrees. good morning north royalton. upper 60s already. you probably noticed the dew points. they're still pretty high. the muggy meter in the lower 60s this morning and going to
afternoon here. currently, sandusky to port clinton, 66 degreesy, and ven for western locations. -- and even for western location. menner, good morning. the toasty air is in place for inland locations and we're seeing 66 for richland county. 68 degrees for mansfield and so we're off to a pretty good start here. 65 and this is the moisture in the air. dew points are near 70. the cold front is out towards dor it continues to cross over. you can see it's well-defined here. we're going to start to track a little bit of cooler air. high pressure is behinded that and that is go -- behinded that, and that is going to allow us for more sunshine in store across the board and even as we step into your monday. right now, brown's home opener, we're looking a-okay by the 9:00 hour, sitting under mostly cloudy conditions. the temperatures in the lower
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. the deaths of more women linked to a man who is already a suspect in three other murders. and in new york city right now, the investigation into an splos explosion continues this morning. we have a live look at the aftermath of the similarity -- has similarities to the boston marathon bombing. >> the brown's home opener is underway. i have a family here for more than just football. >> hello and welcome to the special edition of good morning cleveland. we're live from first energy stadium for the brown's home opener against the baltimore ravens. we'll check in with terrence